News from Brussels - Synopsis February 2018
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European Research, Innovation and Education
February 2018– 2018/02
Strong increase for ERI in next EU budget?
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Strong increase for ERI in next EU budget?
28 February 2018

The political priorities of the next multiannual budget of the European Union (EU) were discussed by the EU institutions.

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RESEARCH
What missions will be
26 February 2018

The European Commission (EC) published the Mazzucato report on ‘Mission-Oriented R&I in the EU – a problem-solving approach to fuel innovation-led growth’.

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Funding of EOSC
20 February 2018

The implementation plan and roadmap for the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) are in preparation.

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New study on FET published
02 February 2018

The German Frauenhofer Institut and the Austrian Institute of Technology (AIT) published a final report for the FET-Traces project in January 2018. 

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New data on R&I and Horizon 2020
14 February 2018

The European Commission published its latest data on country R&I performance and participation to Horizon 2020.

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INNOVATION
Boosting battery Research & Innovation in Europe
23 February 2018

Plans to move towards a competitive and sustainable battery cell manufacturing in Europe were laid down.

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New report on performance-based funding for HEI
19 February 2018

The report explores a targeted funding approach for Higher Education Institutions (HEI) based on innovation impact assessment.

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EU R&I performance
22 February 2018

The European Commission (EC) published the 2018 edition of the “Science, Research and Innovation Performance of the EU” (SRIP) report.

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EDUCATION
Support for Erasmus+ and ‘European Universities’
15 February 2018

Education ministers discussed future directions of an education programme and exchanged views on how to take forward priorities defined by the EU leaders.

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What will ‘European Universities’ be?
27 February 2018

European Universities could help foster combined cooperation in research and education as well as increased mobility. The concept is currently being developed.

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Strengthening teaching careers in Europe
22 February 2018

Eurydice published a new report in which they compare national policies on teacher careers, including access, progression and support, in 43 European education systems.

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Making STEM careers more attractive
07 February 2018

The Joint Research Centre (JRC) published a report on science career plans of adolescents in which they analyse patterns, trends and gender divides and discuss policy measures.

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A network of and for apprentices
28 February 2018

The European Apprentices Network (EAN), that was launched in May 2017, has now its own website with information on the network, the team and priorities.

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INTRA MUROS ...
Swiss approach for the cloud
30 January 2018

There are intense discussions at European level on how to make sure that scientific data can be stored properly in a ‘cloud’ and that they are findable, accessible, interoperable, and re-usable.

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